alpine Meaning, Definition & Usage
adjective relating to or characteristic of alps
- alpine sports
adjective relating to the Alps and their inhabitants
- Alpine countries, Switzerland, Italy, France, and Germany
adjective satellite living or growing above the timber line
- alpine flowers
Of or pertaining to the Alps, or to any lofty mountain; as, Alpinesnows; Alpineplants.
Like the Alps; lofty."Gazing up an Alpine height." Tennyson.
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